Posts tagged with ‘Teaching Big History’

  • Being Human 2013 Videos

    By on October 1, 2013

    The videos from the Being Human 2013 conference in San Francisco are available online and well worth a gander.

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  • Putting Time in Perspective

    By on September 16, 2013

    Putting Time In Perspective is a series of timelines posted on WaitButWhy.com. Informative and fun, start with your morning...

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  • Four Reasons You Shouldn’t Exist

    By on September 3, 2013

    You’re almost unfathomably lucky to exist, in almost every conceivable way. Don’t take it the wrong way. You, me,...

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  • Warning Label: Big Pharma meets Big History

    By on August 14, 2013

    Why should Big Pharma invest in Big History? My answer is in the form of a warning label I...

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  • Big History Project Launch

    By on August 9, 2013

    There are big things happening with the Big History Project, an educational initiative started by Bill Gates to create...

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  • DNA storage: The code that could save civilisation

    By on July 29, 2013

    Neither Ewan Birney nor Nick Goldman can remember exactly how they came up with the idea of storing all...

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  • Cosmic Awe

    By on June 27, 2013

    As many of you know, I’m fortunate enough to live in a city that values science and scientific knowledge...

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  • Why Study Humanities? What I Tell Engineering Freshmen

    By on June 25, 2013

    What’s the point of the humanities? Of studying philosophy, history, literature and “soft” sciences like psychology and poly sci?...

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  • The Future of History

    By on June 12, 2013

    Mahyad Tousi is a creative producer, cinematographer, and self-proclaimed story junkie and his resume ranges from Hollywood blockbusters to...

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  • el Universo en un Día

    By on June 11, 2013

    The history of the Universe from the Big Bang to its possible ends en Español from a conference in...

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